Hils History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Hils family

The surname Hils was first found in Bavaria, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.

Early History of the Hils family

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Hils Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Hils, Hilz, Hils, Hiltz, Hiltprandt, Hitz and many more.

Early Notables of the Hils family (pre 1700)

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United States Hils migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Hils Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Maria Magdalena Hils, aged 35, who landed in America in 1855 [1]
  • Conrad Hils, who arrived in St Clair County, Illinois in 1856 [1]

  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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